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wed31janAll Daymon01aprCall for inputs for the preparation of the 2024 report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights pursuant to Human Rights Council resolution 47/21 on the “Promotion and protection of the human rights and fundamental freedoms of Africans and of people of African descent against excessive use of force and other human rights violations by law enforcement officers through transformative change for racial justice and equality”Event DetailsDeadline for submissions 1 April 2024. What is the objective? OHCHR invites States and other stakeholders to submit relevant information, notably about intersectional discrimination against Africans and people of African descent and advancing racial justice and equality through an intersectional approach, including with regard to: multiple, intersecting and compounding manifestations of systemic racism as experienced by different groups of Africans and people of African descent, in connection with sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, migration status, minority status, disability, religion, socio-economic and other status; root causes and drivers of intersectional discrimination against Africans and people of African descent, including relating to stereotypes and other structural, institutional and historical dimensions; (All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my time

wed31janAll Dayfri05aprCall for Inputs: Country Visit to Italy by the United Nations International Independent Expert Mechanism to Advance Racial Justice and Equality in the context of Law Enforcement – May 2024Event DetailsObjetive: To inform the preparation of the visit of the Expert Mechanism to Italy, which will take place from 2 to 10 May 2024, and its subsequent report. (All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my time

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